Eric Whitacre is a man of vision who likes converts dreams and desires into reality. He not only stands for the idea of a virtually concatenated global choral events, but also for the idea of the united singing society which proves that one the world with music perhaps a tiny bit change can - at least for a short, common experienced moment.
Although Eric Whitacre did not come up to the age of 18 to enjoy, to come up with music in a formally-analytic manner in contact let alone to enjoy a musical education, changed his experiences as a singer in college choir his life. Just three years later, at age 21, he wrote his first concert piece entitled "Go, Lovely Rose". He continued his musical education - among other things on the side of the winning the Pulitzer Prize and the Oscar composer John Corigliano - at the prestigious Juilliard School in New York continues, graduating with a "Master of Music".
FOr his from the contemporary choral repertoire no longer thinking away works as "Water Night", "Cloudburst", "Sleep", "Lux Aurumque" or "A Boy and a Girl" and his symphonic pieces won Eric Whitacre numerous awards, including under including those of "Barlow International Composition Competition", the "American Choral Directors Association" and the "American Composers Forum". He is currently working on composition commissions for the following ensembles: "London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra", "Julian Lloyd Webber and the Philharmonia Orchestra", "The King's Singers" and "conspirare".
Eric Whitacre has worked worldwide as a conductor with numerous professional ensembles as well as with various amateur ensembles. Concerts of his choral and symphonic works he has conducted in the past decade in Japan, Australia, China, Singapore, South Africa and many places in Europe, especially in London. He is also a guest lecturer at the majority of universities in the US, where she leads seminars or lectures for young musicians.
In May 2010, Eric Whitacre has signed his contract with Decca, making it one of only a small selection of composers who get Ever offered a long-term exclusive contract these days. The debut album "Light Gold "came in the US and in England in October out, stormed the Top Ten charts and completed thus consistently released so far, exceedingly successful discography of the composer.
A further step towards an unlikely and against different music styles minded composers scored Eric Withacre with his composition "Paradise Lost: Shadows and Wings". The genre Cross Musical combines electronic music like trance and techno with the traditions of choral singing, film music and even opera. FOr this he was awarded the prestigious "Richard Rodgers Award" as the most promising musical composer. The last shown, sold out on all performance evenings production in 2007 with 10 nominations for the "Los Angeles Stage Alliance Ovation Award" intent, including the for the best musical world premiere.
Eric Whitacre lives with his wife and son in Los Angeles.
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